Blake Lawson is the Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer of The Lawson Corporation. He is primarily responsible for the overall operations of the company and focuses on investment strategy and key management decisions for the firm. He is skilled in both manufacturing and technology and is responsible for the new product introduction processes and accelerating revenue & EBITDA growth. Prior to co-founding Lawson Corp., Blake was a founding partner of the first niche job board to incorporate video interviewing; cncjobs.net. Blake also was a co-founder of a successful recruiting company with a primary focus on the manufacturing sector. Blake attended both the University of Nevada-Las Vegas and the University of Michigan. After college, he enrolled in the professional pilot’s program at Delta Connection Academy where he became a certified flight instructor. Blake is passionate about cooking, hockey and spending time with his family & two bulldogs.